Stems are warted or smooth. Leaves are 19–50cm long. Leaflets arelanceolate to elliptic, 3–18(–21) cm long and 4–13 cm wide. Flowers are borne in cymes. Flowers are green to white in colour. Fruit is first dry, withage becomes fleshy and black. Seeds are with stonytesta.
Forest undergrowth in secondary and disturbed evergreen forests